MAN INDICTED IN SEX-TRAFFIC CASE (Alleged pimp is said to be the first prosecuted under state law against forced sex labor)
Newsday/Anthony M. Destefano
Woodley Gaston, a 22 year old reputed pimp from South Ozone Park, has been indicted on acharge of sex trafficking, the first such prosecution under a new state law targeting forcedlabor. Gaston, of Rockaway Boulevard, was held on $350,000 bail by State Supreme CourtJustice James P. Griffin after he pleaded not guilty to a six-count indictment. Gaston hadpreviously been held without bail since his initial arrest in March on charges involving a 16 yearold girl. He is charged with sex trafficking, promoting prostitution, rape and other crimesand faces up to 25 years in prison if convicted.
You can share this story by using your social accounts:
Comments are closed.